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Saint Nick Comes Early Saint Nick Comes Early

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Dec. 16, 2013

Saint Nick Comes Early

City of brotherly love, sure, but a quarterback who gives shoulder massages to his backup? Nick Foles is the leader Philadelphians have rapidly come to believe in—and he makes perfect sense.

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Cool Customer Cool Customer

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April 15, 2002

Cool Customer

Fresh off a storybook season in which he quarterbacked the Patriots to a Super Bowl victory at age 24, Tom Brady is learning to cope with the blitz of newfound fame

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Super Effort Super Effort

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Jan. 31, 2005

Super Effort

With a strong game by Donovan McNabb and a defense that defused Michael Vick, the Eagles got over the NFC championship hump and into the title game with the Pats

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Tom Brady As You Forgot Him Tom Brady As You Forgot Him

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Jan. 09, 2012

Tom Brady As You Forgot Him

Before he became the premier postseason performer of his generation, the Patriots icon was a middling college quarterback who invited skepticism, even scorn, from fans and his coaches. That was all—and that was everything

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Three-Ring Circus Three-Ring Circus

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Feb. 14, 2005

Three-Ring Circus

The Patriots staked their claim as the century's first dynasty and the Greatest Show on Turf, beating the Eagles for their third NFL title in four seasons

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